The Ultimate Fighting Championships has grown so much since its introduction, it’s unreal. It used to be small, but now? It’s a giant. And a global product – a worldwide brand. And that’s proved by the existence of UFC Europe. Which came to Croatia for the first time this weekend. Capital city Zagreb hosted five heavyweights bouts that wowed the crowd. There were some tasty KOs, but the pick of the bunch? We’ve got it for you here.
Cyril Asker made his UFC debut and it didn’t quite go to plan. He was up against Jared Cannonier, otherwise known as ‘The Killa Gorilla’. And Asker found himself staring up at the ceiling after a massive left to his jaw.
The referee had to intercept after a flurry of big elbows headed Cyril’s way. The Killa Gorilla didn’t mess about – check it out:
Wow!!! Now that's a heavyweight KO from ‘Tha Killa Gorilla’ ? #UFCZagreb https://t.co/BVN990NXSM
— UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) April 10, 2016